Trio Of Capitals Prospects Headline Hockey Prospectus's Top 100 Prospects
Every year, Hockey Prospectus makes a list of the top 100 prospects in hockey. This year, the Capitals have a trio of prospects on said list. Evgeny Kuznetsov is ranked 4th, 2012 first round pick Filip Forsberg is ranked 10th, and Stanislav Galiev is ranked 29th. Dmitri Orlov was ranked 71st last year. Braden Holtby was listed as the second best goalie prospect last year as well. As a whole, the Capitals farm system was ranked 14th in the NHL by Hockey Prospectus.